Technology Archive

REALTOR® Broker Summits Return this fall to Provide Insights into Management Strategies and Tech Trends

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (NAR) will be offering three REALTOR® Broker Summits in the fall of 2015 that provide fantastic opportunities for brokers to learn from industry leaders about critical business strategies and tech tools needed for long-term...
July 22, 2015

NAR Field Guide Outlines Legality of Drone Use in Real Estate

Ever wonder how some real estate agents are able to generate sweeping panoramic property images that capture picturesque landscapes or are taken from seemingly impossible angles? For the very best of these images, chances are they came from an...
March 26, 2015

Get Access to Data on 160 Million Properties on Smartphones through RPR Mobile™

One of the most cutting-edge benefits offered exclusively to NAR members is Realtors Property Resource® (RPR®), a dynamic database covering more than 160-million properties nationally. And through RPR Mobile™, this technology is now available for FREE for iPhone and...
March 11, 2015

Placester Brings Turn-key Website Solutions with Exclusive Savings for REALTORS®

A well-designed, feature-rich and mobile-ready website is the heart of any real estate professional’s marketing program. It is also a critical asset needed to bring long-term success to most high-performing real estate agents. This is where the newest REALTOR®...
January 21, 2015

.REALTOR Domain Now Available to Provide Competitive Advantage in your Marketplace

The Internet is undergoing vast changes with the creation of over 1,900 new top-level domains. And now with nine out of ten recent buyers beginning their home search online, it has become even more critical for REALTORS® to create...
October 29, 2014

Do You Know Where Your Listings Are?

Why You Need to Know Where Your Listings Are Posted You might think that promoting your listings on dozens of websites is a good thing, even on sites that you did not approve or even knew existed. If so,...
April 25, 2014

New FHA Electronic Signature Standard is Good News for REALTORS®

Real estate agents are yet another step closer to eliminating the need for pen and paper when signing real estate transaction documents. The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) announced in a Jan. 30 statement that it now recognizes electronic signatures...
April 4, 2014

Best of the Web for REALTORS® in 2013

Web-based technology can vastly improve a real estate agent’s ability to take his or her business to the next level. And several apps and websites have evolved as cutting-edge winners for real estate brokers, according to the “REALTOR® Magazine’s Best of...

.REALTOR Domain to Bring Exclusive Member Advantages

A new .REALTOR® web domain extension will soon allow members of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) to better brand themselves online as highly-qualified professionals dedicated to industry excellence. As a result, homebuyers, sellers and investors will find it...

Useful Mobile Apps for REALTORS®

Periodically, The Member’s Edge lists mobile applications (apps) for busy REALTORS® looking for ways to improve efficiencies, communications and overall business lifestyles. Following are several apps that recently caught our eye: 1. YouMail Visual Voicemail There will be a time when...